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Controls & Controllers, Mechanical Power Transmission, Non-Industrial Products, Transportation Industry Products

Thomson Provides Motion Control Products for Student Tractor Design Competition

July 20, 2016

RADFORD, VA – Thomson Industries, Inc., a leading manufacturer of mechanical motion control solutions, was a silver sponsor of this year’s International Quarter Scale (IQS) tractor design competition of the American Society of Agricultural Biological Engineers (ASABE).  In this annual event, engineering students design and build garden-sized tractors and then compete in a variety of... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Transportation Industry Products

Synopsys TetraMAX II ATPG Certified for ISO 26262 Automotive Functional Safety

July 15, 2016

Independent Functional Safety Evaluation Provides Highest Level of Safety-Related Tool Confidence MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. - Highlights: Tool certification accelerates ISO 26262 functional safety qualification for automotive ICs up to the most stringent safety requirements for ASIL D Enables automotive IC design teams to accelerate their manufacturing test development process with 10X... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission, Software, Transportation Industry Products

Middle East Technical University Leverages VABS to Accelerate Design of Composite Wind Turbine Blades

July 14, 2016

North Logan, Utah (USA) - AnalySwift, LLC, a provider of efficient high-fidelity modeling software for composites and other advanced materials, announced today Middle East Technical University (METU) is leveraging its powerful VABS software to accelerate design of composite wind turbine and helicopter rotor blades. METU has used VABS for a variety of projects in its Department of Aerospace... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Transportation Industry Products

Spacefaring Raytheon Technology Makes Air Travel Better, Safer

July 13, 2016

Newly launched satellite payload sustains improved GPS navigation availability and accuracy CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla., -- Raytheon's newest payload, a technology package that improves the availability and accuracy of Global Positioning System signals for aviation, has launched into orbit for its 12-year mission. The Raytheon-developed system is a key element of the Federal Aviation... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Mechanical Power Transmission, Transportation Industry Products

Standard Motor Products Releases 213 New Parts for Standard® and Intermotor®

July 12, 2016

NEW YORK - Standard Motor Products, Inc. (SMP) announces the addition of 213 new part numbers to its Standard® and Intermotor® lines. The release spans 49 product categories and expands coverage through the 2016 model year with more than 100 million additional VIO. SMP continued to make expansions to its diesel program, with the introduction of a diesel fuel injection harness, diesel fuel... Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments, Transportation Industry Products

Juno Spacecraft, Containing Components Manufactured by Diversified Plastics, Inc., is Orbiting Jupiter

July 11, 2016

MINNEAPOLIS - Launched by NASA in August 2011, the solar-powered Juno spacecraft entered Jupiter's orbit on Monday, July 4, 2016.  The spacecraft is carrying the Jovian Auroral Distribution Experiment (JADE) instrument, which contains three parts manufactured by Minnesota-based Diversified Plastics, Inc. Engineered by a nationally recognized independent research and development laboratory,... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Transportation Industry Products

Passive Diesel Emission Control Product minimizes NO2.

July 8, 2016

Utilizing custom catalytic formulations, MinNoDOC provides oxidation of Carbon Monoxide and Hydrocarbons as well as removal of Nitrogen Dioxide. Internal components are made from metal or silicon carbide materials and exterior is heavy gauge stainless steel. Product helps clean up air in deep mines and headers where ventilation may be less than desired to protect workers' health. Read More

Services, Transportation Industry Products

Vehicle Management System keeps fleet management simple.

July 8, 2016

Available as service with no contract, K.I.S.S.™ (Keep It Super Simple) Vehicle Management System provides most needed features of vehicle tracking used by fleet managers nationwide, including real-time location, historical trip reports, alerts for unauthorized use, speeding, and entering/exiting designated areas. System uses Verizon cellular network to connect vehicle to Internet so that real-time information can be viewed anywhere, anytime with Internet browser. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Transportation Industry Products

Magnetek Announces over 1,000 Quattro® Elevator Drives Installed in Schindler Projects

July 5, 2016

MENOMONEE FALLS, Wis. - June 28, 2016 - Magnetek, Inc., a leading designer and manufacturer of elevator drives, today announced the presentation of its “Quattro® 1000 Club” award to Schindler Elevator Corporation. The award signifies that Schindler has installed over 1,000 Magnetek Quattro energy saving elevator drives in elevator modernization projects around the world. “Demand for... Read More

Safety & Security Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments, Transportation Industry Products

OSI Systems Receives Orders for $9 Million for Security Inspection Systems

July 1, 2016

HAWTHORNE, Calif. - OSI Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: OSIS) today announced that its Security division, Rapiscan Systems, received two orders from an international customer totaling approximately $9 million for multiple units of Eagle® Cargo and Vehicle Inspection (CVI) systems; 600 series Baggage and Parcel Inspection (BPI) systems; Metor people screening systems; and related services and support. ... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission, Transportation Industry Products

Integrated Electronic Brake System is lightweight and compact.

June 29, 2016

To promote driving comfort, MK C1 reduces pedal vibrations and ensures driver always feels same force-path characteristics in pedal. Unit integrates brake actuation, brake booster, and control systems (ABS and ESC) into compact braking module. While able to build up braking pressure at rates to fulfill pressure dynamics requirements for ADAS, electro-hydraulic MK C1 also meets requirements for recuperative braking system without any additional measures. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Transportation Industry Products

Pre-Mold Retread targets medium-duty delivery vehicles.

June 29, 2016

Designed for regional, medium-duty vehicles with 19.5 in. tires, MICHELIN® MD XDN® 2 Pre-Mold™ Retread has attributes consistent with food and beverage, parcel package, and pick-up and delivery applications. Retread features 18/32 in. tread depth for 190/200 tread sizes and 20/32 in. tread depth for 210/220/230 tread sizes. Tread design minimizes internal casing temperature to extend life, while wide, open-shoulder grooves provide optimized wear, and full-depth sipes deliver maximum traction. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Transportation Industry Products

LED Bollard Lights feature true Type 3 optics.

June 28, 2016

Using unique arrangement of LED arrays, 36 Watt LED Bollard Lights project light to front and sides while letting almost no light escape out back of light. True Type 3 optics enable safe egress on walkways, in parks, and in parking areas without allowing light to pour onto bordering properties or bodies of water, which is often considered light trespass. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Transportation Industry Products

Sakor Technologies Wins Scip Grant to Work with Michigan State University on Thermal Transient Anemometer

June 27, 2016

Improved ability to measure airflow critical to new vehicle designs SAKOR Technologies, Inc., a recognized leader in the implementation of instrumentation products for dynamometer testing, announces that it won a highly competitive Small Company Innovation Program (SCIP) grant awarded by the Michigan Corporate Relations Network (MCRN), and will use the grant for research necessary to develop... Read More

Transportation Industry Products

Septentrio to Spotlight Drone and Terrestrial GNSS Solutions for GIS Professionals at 2016 Esri User Conference

June 27, 2016

TORRANCE, Calif. – Septentrio will showcase its latest GNSS systems and software solutions for GIS professionals at the 2016 Esri User Conference in San Diego, June 28-30, with a special focus on the rapidly growing market for drone-based aerial survey. At center stage will be Septentrio’s suite of products designed specifically for aerial surveys. They include the compact AsteRx-m UAS... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Transportation Industry Products

Position and Heading OEM Boards integrate L-band.

June 27, 2016

Powered by Athena™ GNSS engine, Eclipse™ P326 and P327 are based on platform that integrates L-band and receives Atlas® GNSS corrections on single small board. Units support 394 channels and offer centimeter-level accuracy in either single-frequency or multi-frequency, multi-GNSS, Atlas-capable mode. Devices enable simultaneous tracking of all satellite signals including GPS, GLONASS, BeiDou, Galileo, and QZSS. During correction signal outages, Tracer™ technology helps maintain position. Read More

Transportation Industry Products

Remotely Piloted Drone leverages intelligent obstacle navigation.

June 24, 2016

Typhoon H comes with factory-installed Intel® RealSense™ R200 Camera, quad core Intel Atom™ processor, and ST16 controller with Wizard controller for dual-operator mode. Camera and processor module, working with flight control firmware, adds intelligent obstacle navigation. System maps and learns environment in 3D to recognize each obstacle, plan alternative route, and safely navigate around it. Downward facing sensors improve stability and enable flight close to ground. Read More

Transportation Industry Products

Passenger Elevator utilizes machine room-less technology.

June 23, 2016

With MRL technology, KONE MonoSpace® 500 eliminates need for machine or control room by attaching hoisting machine to guide rail and placing all control and logic components within confines of hoist way. Centralized, low-friction hoisting cuts noise and vibration, while regenerative drive technology recycles energy for immediate reuse within building. Suitable for low- to mid-rise buildings up to 15 stories, elevator leverages LED lighting to further optimize efficiencies. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Transportation Industry Products

Off-Road Mud Terrain Tires combine ruggedness, green production.

June 22, 2016

Available in 33 and 35 in. widths with 18 and 20 in. rim sizes, Claw II MT tires combine green manufacturing process with mud-terrain tread pattern that promotes performance on challenging 4x4 off-road terrain. Tread pattern produces traction for handling extreme mud, gravel, and snow driving conditions, while narrow lug design maximizes surface area to prevent excessive road noise when driving on highway. Along with 70% recycled content, tires feature commercial grade truck rubber.
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Transportation Industry Products

MRI Interventions' ClearPoint® Neuro Navigation System to be Featured at ASSFN Biennial Meeting

June 20, 2016

Use of ClearPoint to be Reviewed in Key Symposium IRVINE, Calif., June 15, 2016 - MRI Interventions, Inc. (OTCQB:MRIC), a commercial stage medical device company focused on creating innovative platforms for performing the next generation of minimally invasive surgical procedures in the brain, today announced that its ClearPoint Neuro Navigation System will be featured in a Symposium, titled... Read More